Benthos - This Chesapeake Bay Program website provides an introduction to the benthos with descriptions of infaunal, epifaunal, and demersal benthic communities. You can also view an illustration of a sample benthic community.

Natural History of Nova Scotia Topics & Habitats: Benthic - Download a packet of information on the plants, animals, ecosystem, and physical aspects of benthic areas.

Soft-bottom Shores - Description of some of the organisms found in soft-bottom intertidal habitats. High school level and higher.

Shallow Sub-Tidal - Description of some of the organisms found on shallow subtidal bottoms. High school level and higher.

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